Freemasonry is an order whose leading star is philanthropy, and whose principles inculcate an unceasing devotion to the cause of virtue and morality.”
~ Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette

Image:
Portrait of Lafayette wearing the uniform of an American major general, painted by Charles Willson Peale in 1780.

Image source:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Marquis_de_Lafayette_2.jpg

Quote source:
http://masonicquotes.com/by/?author=Gilbert%20du%20Motier,%20Marquis%20de%20Lafayette